Acts & Regulations

EFDA Chapter 144 of the Revised Statutes, 1989 amended 2003, c. 19, s. 7 EFDR This version is copyright C 2014, Province of Nova Scotia.

Professional Information

All professional information and forms can now be reviewed and downloaded on this web site. If you have any problems, please contact the office.

CEC Information

The NSBREFD has now made it possible for all licensees to check their continuing education credit hours. Please be sure to remember your log in code.

Forms & Documents

Funeral service is defined by two things: compassionate service and required paperwork. Yes, electronic filing of death certificates has changed the way we work for many, but we are still faced with the detailed completion of other very necessary affidavits, certificates, and permits. Don’t get caught short: you can download the latest versions of all required funeral forms and other documents here.


Report Six Month Apprentice Funeral Director

Report Twelve Month Apprentice Funeral Director

Report Seven Month Embalmer Apprentice

Report Apprentice Embalmer - Last Month Report

Application to Complete Provincial Written Exam

Application License

Application License Renewal

Practicum Documentation